Demonstrates advanced search techniques in the PsycINFO database (EBSChost 2.0). Discusses the identification of subject headings either via the item record or the Thesaurus, and how to use these subject headings in subsequent searches.Truncated searching is demonstrated via the use of the asterisk symbol. Also covers the use of hyperlinks in different fields within the item record so users can quickly perform new searches for all materials by the named author or cited references. Tutorial ends... Topics: PsycINFO, EBSCOhost, library, tutorial, database, research, articles, information, literacy
A brief demonstration of PsycBOOKS collection via EBSCOhost 2.0. Tutorial covers use of the basic search to perform a keyword search, use of the subject menus to gain more precise results, and use of the folder system in the EBSCOhost platform to capture and save citations formatted in the preferred citation style. Originally created by William Badke (librarian at Trinity Western University) on June 28, 2012 using Adobe Captivate. The Adobe Captivate project file and the original published .swf... Topics: Psychology, PsycBOOKS, EBSCOhost, research, database, ebooks, collection, libraries, information,...
A brief demonstration of the search features in the PsycINFO databse (EBSCOhost 2.0 version). Tutorial covers use of the basic search feature to perform a keyword search, and then use of the search limit menus (e.g. Subject Major Heading) to gain precision among search results. The tutorial also discusses modes of access, use of the folder, and citation tools. Originally created by William Badke (Trinity Western University) on May 28, 2012 using Adobe Captivate. The Adobe Captivate project file... Topic: information literacy psychology academic research library database tutorial PsycINFO EBSCOhost
byNichole Ackerman (Seminole State College of Florida)
Provides an overview of the search interfaces and tools found in the Academic Search Complete (EBSCOhost 2.0) database. An advanced keyword searched is performed, and search limits, citations tools, item record details, and full text options are demonstrated. Originally created by Nichole Ackerman (librarian at Seminole State College of Florida) on July 17, 2012 using Adobe Captivate. The source file for this tutorial can be downloaded from the ANTS project repository at the University of... Topics: academic, search, complete, EBSCOhost, research, database, library, tutorial, information,...